Texas Public Radio Buys Silent AM
January 21, 2016 at 4:15 AM (PT)
GONZALES COMMUNICATIONS, A TEXAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP is selling Silent KCTI-A/GONZALES, TX to TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO for $90,000.
In other filings with the FCC, FIRST VENTURES CAPITAL PARTNERS, INC. is selling K236BB/FORT DODGE, IA to STARCOM, LLC for $39,450.
ROCKET RADIO CORP. has requested a Silent STA for K247CF/PAYSON, AZ due to technical issues.
SISTER GRACE, INC. is selling W300CM/APPLETON, WI; W239CD/BELOIT, WI; W286CH/COLEMAN, WI; K287BI/DUMAS, AR; W276CO/FOND DU LAC, WI; W258CM/MADISON, WI; W278BQ/MANITOWOC, WI; W286CO/PORT WASHINGTON, WI; W251BU/RACINE, WI; and W280EN/ROCKFORD, IL to DAVID R. MAGNUM (49% owner of the seller) for $3,000 each.
VIC MICHAEL's CEDAR COVE BROADCASTING has closed on the swap of Sports KDCO-A (MILE HIGH SPORTS 1340 AM)/DENVER to sister KONA COAST RADIO in exchange for translator assets K214DN/SURPRISE, AZ and K206EO/LOVELAND, CO.
MITCHELL A. BERANEK has closed on the sale of K243AM/COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; K267BU/LARAMIE, WY; K296FZ/CHEYENNE, WY; K281BW/CHEYENNE, WY, and K280FU/BRECKENRIDGE, CO, to VIC MICHAEL's MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY TRANSLATORS for $25,000. MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY TRANSLATORS, LLC has also closed on the sale of W296CD/JONESTOWN, PA to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION for $10.
RELIGIOUS INFORMATION NETWORK has closed on the sale of Contemporary Christian WAJC (THE REMNANT)/NEWPORT, MN to MARANATHA ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH for $52,000.
JERROLD T. LUNDQUIST has closed on the sale of K229CR/LOGAN. UT to FRANDSEN MEDIA GROUP, LLC for $19,000.
And after denying the sale by the estate of LYNDA WARE, through executor CYNTHIA RAMAGE, of LINDSAY BROADCASTING's five CENTRAL CALIFORNIA stations in a "distress sale" to JESSE PORTILLO's BIG RADIO PRO INC. for $2.7 million, the FCC, through the Enforcement Bureau, has issued a show-cause order to WILLIAM L. ZAWILA, AVENAL EDUCATIONAL SERVICES, INC., CENTRAL VALLEY EDUCATIONAL SERVICES, INC., and H.L. CHARLES d/b/a FORD CITY BROADCASTING to show why the permits for KAAX/AVENAL, CA and KYAF/FIREBAUGH, CA should not be revoked at a hearing to determine if ZAWILA, AVENAL EDUCATIONAL SERVICES, and/or CENTRAL VALLEY EDUCATIONAL SERVICES misrepresented facts and/or lacked candor in the applications for the two stations and about the corporate status of the permittees.